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Accessories Council Hosts 20th Annual FIT Next Generation Awards With Sponsorship From Tura Inc.

By Staff
Friday, June 2, 2017 3:30 PM

Sun/RX Optical Design Award winners, Alfeya Valrina and Christina Geslak with Loyedie Desir of Tura (center).
NEW YORK—The Accessories Council hosted the 20th annual FIT Next Generation Awards with sponsorship from Tura Inc. in the optical category, at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) here on May 10, 2017.

Each year, students majoring in Accessories Design and Jewelry Design are tasked with presenting their final design projects to the sponsors of their particular category who then go on to selected a first and second place winner.

Loyedie Desir, senior product manager at Tura Inc. was there to present the awards in the optical category to FIT students, Alfeya Valrina and Christina Geslak. The category included both Rx and sun designs.
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